Celebrating an Icon, Entertainer and Visionary; D’Banj at 40 – – Renowned Nigerian entertainer and musician Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo popularly known as D’banj announces his return to the scene as he celebrates his 40th birthday and career milestone with a YouTube concert and single release titled “Stress free”.
Notable for his magnanimous contributions and heralding of the Afrobeat to the world movement. D’banj is attributed to exporting and exposing the Afrobeat sound to a global audience.
With well over two decades in the music industry, his discography spans 6 studio albums, numerous singles and widely acclaimed features from Kanye West, Idris Elba, Fally Ipupa, Snoop Dog, Big Sean, Bono, Bucie, Busiswa. He has worked with brands including GLO, Ciroc, Nokia, Slot, Johnny Walker, Pepsi,World Bank, Apple beats amongst others.
Acknowledged as Nigeria’s first United Nations Youth Ambassador for Peace, D’banj is a ONE campaign ambassador and the founder of Koko Foundation for Youth and Peace Development and has been applauded severally for raising awareness on critical issues in Africa with special focus on agriculture, poverty alleviation and gender equality.
Celebrating his 40th birthday on the 9th of June 2020, D’banj is set to commemorate the day with a special YouTube concert for his teeming fans. The concert tagged D’banj #40 by 40 will feature a throwback to his greatest tracks and guest appearances from Don Jazzy, BurnaBoy, Wande Coal and host of others.
Link to YouTube live: YOUTUBE.COM/DBANJVEVO
Time: 7pm – 9pm. Date: June 9, 2020.